John has been involved primarily with companies in the technology, software, business services, education, marketing and cybersecurity industries. He has been a board member or adviser to companies who have experienced liquidity events for their founders and investors including Capella Education, Comprehensive Loss Management, Dolan Media Co., Tecmark Services, Instrumental, Inc. and NetSPI, Inc. John is also actively involved in the community and currently serves on the boards of directors of Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity and Goodwill Easter Seals Foundation.
- Technology, software, business services, cybersecurity, defense & government
- Small capitalization public companies
- Venture financings
- Governance practice
- Executive compensation
- M.B.A., University of Minnesota
- B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College
- Goodwill Easter Seals Foundation, Board Member
- Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity, Board Member
Current Board Positions
- Big Know
- Creative Publishing
- Early Learning Labs
- Job Dig
Past Board Positions
- Capella Education (NASDAQ: CPLA)
- Dolan Company (NYSE:DM)
- Instrumental, Inc.
- Peoples Education (NASDAQ: PEDH)
- NetSPI, Inc.